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Man charged with theft of Victoria's Secret underwear
Andrew H. Haynes, 32, of Chicago was charged with felony counts of retail theft and retail theft with a previous conviction following his arrest Tuesday in Algonquin.
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16 hrs ago
Bunker Hill Drive Awarded Funds for Improvements
The following information comes from a press release from the Office of Gov. Pat Quinn.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Ricky Schleser III of Crystal Lake organizes electronic recyclables Saturday at the Computer Recycling Center.
E-cigarette store opens second location in Algonquin
Frank Angiulo says he's already helped thousands of people along the path to quitting smoking since he opened his first Vapor Hut store less than six months ago.
Contestants say support keeps them on target
Chris Kalamatas appreciates the support of his wife, Beth, far right, and looks forward to being fit and healthy to enjoy time with their grandkids Millie Bates, left, Deangelo Kalamatas, Damen Allen and Nadia Bates.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Algonquin Plato's Closet earns 'Gold Star Standard'
ALGONQUIN – Plato's Closet, 1481 S. Randall Road, Algonquin, was recognized for achieving the “Gold Star Standard” for Plato's Closet stores.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Cary establishes new salary schedule for employees
CARY – As part of a recent review of the village's employee handbook, salary plan and job descriptions, village officials have come up with a new salary schedule, which could lead to as much as $30,000 in new costs for the village.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Governor announces Lake, McHenry projects:
Gov. Pat Quinn announced Thursday that $6.9 million in state taxpayers' money will be spent on bridge and road projects for Lake and McHenry counties.
Record Store Day expected to rock in the suburbs
Rediscover Records in Elgin is among the more than 1,000 stores across the country taking part in Saturday's Record Store Day.
Images: One year anniversary of spring 2013 floods
Tyler Rachel, 14 and Jason Goris, 13 of Lombard check out a taxi stuck in the floodwaters along Finley Road near Charles Lane in Lombard Thursday.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
D300 OKs $2.1 million in construction bids
Plans have taken a step closer to fruition by Community Unit School District 300 to build a new administration building in Algonquin and revamp the former central office space in Carpentersville for use by the district's alternative school.
Algonquin police reports for April 15, 2014
He also was wanted on a warrant from the Illinois Department of Corrections for a parole violation.
Harper prof squeezes century of local mob hits into book
The illustration for Harper College professor Wayne A. Johnson's new book detailing local mob killings was drawn by Harper student Daniella Boyd of Wheeling.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Food for Fines Week at Algonquin Area Library
During National Library Week , the Algonquin Area Public Library will offer its popular Food for Fines program.
10 stories you may have missed this weekend
2. Lots of people build model trains, but Elgin master mechanic David H. Kloke is building a full-size replica of the funeral train car that carried Abraham Lincoln's body in 1865 from Washington, D.C. to Springfield, Ill.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Morning rains can't deter Lake in the Hills runners
Jerry Cravens of Algonquin talks with his son Owen, 10, near the finish line Sunday morning at the 15th Run Thru The Hills 5K and 10K road races in Lake in the Hills.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Recovering new housing market restarts some unfinished subdivisions
A Horizon Carpentry employee works on a new house in the Talamore Hartford Series of Ryland Homes in Huntley.
Huntley, others receive ITEP grants for bike projects
HUNTLEY – The state will grant Huntley $1.1 million to build a multi-use path that would allow runners and bicyclists to safely navigate Route 47. Transportation projects in Algonquin, Lakemoor and McHenry are also included in the $52.7 million investment Gov. Pat Quinn announced on Saturday.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Algonquin Rotary hosts poker tournament April 26
LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Algonquin Rotary Club will host a Texas Hold'em charity tournament at 6 p.m., April 26, inside the Lake in the Hills American Legion, 1101 W. Algonquin Road.
McHenry County's thirst for craft beer grows
Those left wanting more flavor and freshness when sipping a brew have new reason to smack their lips as McHenry County's craft brew scene continues to ferment.